Tag Archives: Penn State

Ranking the ACC/Big Ten Challenge games

14 Jun

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

The ACC-Big Ten Challenge was last month and truth be told, the match-ups are not the most enticing as they have been in year’s past.

The talent in the middle isn’t as a strong as it has been for both conferences. Because of that, the overall challenge doesn’t jump out as a must-see series.

Everyone loves rankings. So why not rank the games from worst to first in the ACC-Big Ten Challenge? Continue reading

Your move, Boston U

6 Jun

Pat Chambers is a good hire for Penn State. Moreover, he's the right hire.


By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

Penn State has its man in Pat Chambers. Now Boston University is on the clock.

Nothing like a June coaching carousel story to keep you entertained in the summer. Continue reading

Just a Minute: June 6

6 Jun

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

It was a crazy weekend of prep hoops nationwide with several camps taking place. I’ll tackle those topics later in the day. What else has happened in the world of college and high school hoops? I jump into the June news with this week’s Just a Minute. Continue reading

Understanding the reality of Penn State basketball

25 May

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

I take one thing from the unexpected and head-scratching decision from Ed DeChillis. Penn State basketball is not a good place to earn a pay check from. Continue reading

DeChillis leaves for the Navy, Staten looks around again

23 May

Juwan Staten is looking for a new college home...again.

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

Ed DeChillis is leaving Penn State to go to the Naval Academy.

How’s that for you come out of nowhere story of the day? After winning the N.I.T. in 2009 and earning a NCAA tournament trip this past season, the 52-year-old coach is leaving the program.

In the wake of his decision, one of the best transfers of the offseason is likely leaving before he ever enrolled in a class at the school.

According to Bill Staten, the father of incoming Dayton transfer Juwan Staten, Penn State will entertain calls from other schools for his son’s transfer. Continue reading

Season highlights: Penn State

18 May